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2009-10-21 10:05:55

The world's oldest known submerged town has been revealed through the discovery of late Neolithic pottery.

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2009-10-17 08:53:48

Archaeologists surveying the world’s oldest submerged town have found ceramics dating back to the Final Neolithic.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.